Game Designer (Ubisoft Connect)
Full-time - REF19018H
Ubisoft Connect is the ecosystem of online services that enhances player experiences across all platforms. It does so by supplying an ever-growing set of useful and accessible features that motivate our players to immerse themselves in our many universes. Ubisoft Connect fosters strong positive passions that are reflected in the way our players interact with our games and the communities that emerge from them.
Located in Montreal’s dynamic Mile-End neighbourhood, Ubisoft Connect offers a work environment unique in the industry; one that will foster your own abilities while simultaneously furthering a unified vision of the online services that power our games.
When you join the Ubisoft Connect team, you join a community of passionate, extraordinary people ready to welcome you with open arms. You will also enjoy opportunities for career advancement in a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
What you’ll do as a Game Designer at Ubisoft Connect
As a Game Designer on the Ubisoft Connect team, you’ll create new player features by conceptualizing and designing the building blocks of our upcoming releases in close collaboration with multiple production teams across several Ubisoft studios.
You’ll define engagement systems, keeping in mind both their ergonomics and accessibility. You’ll also adjust our features’ variables for consistency, progress, balancing, and learning. Plus, you’ll dig into our data to find creative ways to improve player engagement and contribute to making Ubisoft Connect the best possible experience – and that’s what truly motivates you!
What you bring
- Around 5 years of experience in video game development (or other relevant experience)
- Experience with flow tools (like Miro, draw.io, or Visio), Wikis (e.g. Confluence), and the Microsoft Office Suite
- An innovative, empathetic, and collaborative spirit
- Critical thinking, curiosity, resourcefulness, and plenty of flexibility
- Excellent communication and presentation skills (part of this position will involve explaining your thought processes to production teams in both written and oral forms)
- A solid understanding of the market and a passion for video games
- Knowledge of current trends in social gaming platforms
What to send our way
- Your CV, highlighting your background and skills
A real live person will review your application. In this case, it’s our talent acquisition specialist Eric. As he learns more about you through your profile, get to know him through the video below.
Creating the unknown since 1997. At Ubisoft Montreal, we’re united by a common goal: to enrich players’ lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. We develop iconic franchises that engage millions around the world, like Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, For Honor, Rainbow Six, Watch Dogs – and, well, we can’t disclose all our secrets just yet.
Our biggest strength is – and always will be – our people: the immensely talented team members surrounding, supporting, and producing the high-quality games that have made our studio what it is today.
When you join Ubi MTL, you’ll discover a workplace that sparks inspiration and connection: an environment with a variety of voices, identities, backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We offer a collaborative space that provides career advancement, a host of learning opportunities, and meaningful benefits centred on well-being.
Here, our shared desire to dream big, take risks, and constantly improve contributes to the innovation and boundary-pushing that ultimately leads to our collective success.
At Ubisoft, you can come as you are. We embrace diversity in all its forms. We’re committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and respectful of all differences.